Library Information and Updates

UPDATE 2/24/2021: Library buildings remain closed at this time. We will be reopening with limited capacity and services on March 1, 2021. Check wcls.org/info for updates. Curbside and online services are available.

To ensure the health of our community, we are following  Gov. Jay Inslee’s Healthy Washington plan and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Whatcom County Health Department.  Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) buildings will re-open to the public Monday, March 1, 2021. The county libraries will have modified services, limited hours, and entry requirements for in-person visits. Curbside pickup of library materials will continue. Read about building entry requirements here.

CURRENT LIBRARY SERVICES

DIGITAL SERVICES: Explore eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies and music, databases, and more at wcls.org/digital-content.

CURBSIDE PICKUP: Reserve materials and pick them up curbside. Don’t know what you want? Call us. We’ll put together a bag of books, DVDs, and more based on your interests. Please allow 24 hours for fulfillment. Find out more here.

PRINTING: Call your local branch to arrange document printing and pickup.

WIFI AND LAPTOPS: We offer free WiFi, including access from library parking lots. You can borrow a library laptop for use on library property. One hour limit, based on availability.

ONLINE EVENTS: You can find lots to do on our events calendar, wcls.org/happenings.

LIBRARY OPEN HOURS
(STARTING MARCH 1, 2021)

Library Open Hours

In-Person visits to all Whatcom County Libraries officially begin on March 1, 2021
BranchDay and TimePhone
BlaineMon-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-305-3637
Deming Mon-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-592-2422
EversonMon-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-966-5100
FerndaleMon-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-384-3647
IslandTues 1:00 PM-7:00 PM
Thurs 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-758-7145
LyndenMon-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-354-4883
N. ForkTues-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-599-2020
NW Drive
Library
Express
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360-305-3600
Pt. RobertsTues 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wed & Sat 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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360-305-3642
S. WhatcomTues-Sat 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-305-3632
SumasMon 12:00 PM-5:00 PM
Wed 12:00 PM-7:00 PM
Sat 12:00 PM-5:00 PM
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360-988-2501
Mobile Svcs
Bkmobile
Glenhaven: Mon-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Birch Bay: Wed-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Wickersham: Thurs-3:00 – 5:00 pm
Lake Samish: Thurs-5:30 – 7:00 pm
360-305-3599


WCLS NEWS

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HOLDS PICK UP SCHEDULES

Curbside Holds Pick Up Schedules

To schedule an appointment, call your library directly or call our main phone number (360-305-3600) Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm; Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 1pm-5pm.
BranchDay and TimePhone
BlaineMon-Thur: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-305-3637
Deming Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-592-2422
EversonMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-966-5100
FerndaleMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-384-3647
IslandMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues: 1:00 PM-7:00 PM
Wed: No Holds Pickup
Thurs: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri: No Holds Pickup
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-758-7145
LyndenMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-354-4883
N. ForkMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-599-2020
NW DriveLibrary Express access
(scan library card to enter)
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM
360-305-3600
Pt. RobertsLibrary Express access
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM
Curbside Pickup Hours:
Tues 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wed & Sat 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
360-305-3642
S. WhatcomMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues-Wed: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thurs-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-305-3632
SumasMon: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tues: No Holds Pickup
Wed: 10:00 AM-7:00 PM
Thurs: No Holds Pickup
Fri: No Holds Pickup
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-988-2501
Mobile Svcs
Bkmobile
Glenhaven: Mon-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Birch Bay: Wed-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Wickersham: Thurs-3:00 – 5:00 pm
Lake Samish: Thurs-5:30 – 7:00 pm
360-305-3599


WCLS EVENTS

View our calendar for more WCLS Events